CHINOOK, Wash. — A barbecue dinner, silent auction and live auction fundraising event for the children of Juan Albelo, a deckhand on a commercial tuna boat who died in September while fishing for albacore, is being held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Chinook School Gymnasium, 810 State Route 101 in Chinook. Admission is by donation.
The dinner and silent auction begin at 4:30 p.m., followed by the live auction at 7 p.m. The auctions feature local artistry, gift baskets, gift certificates, products and services by local retail businesses. Monetary donations are accepted at any Bank of the Pacific (account: “To Lourdes”) or can be made online at http://tinyurl.com/JuanMartinez
For questions or donations, call 360-957-0841.
Fundraiser planned for family of deckhand